A Lunar gold rush has just kicked off start

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Could exhaust the solar system in fewer than 500 years Territorial claim? US astronaut Buzz Aldrin salutes the American flag. NASA The US president, Donald Trump, has stuck to his plan to send humans back to the moon in the next five years, recently giving the project a...

China’s lunar rover is making tracks

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China has released new photos of its Yutu (Jade Rabbit) 2 lunar rover leaving track marks on the far side of the moon. Last week China landed its Chang'e 4 spacecraft on the moon's far side. This is the first time a human object has successfully landed on...